Item description for The Story of Christopher Columbus (DK Reader Level 2: Beginning to Read Alone) by Anita Ganeri...
Overview In simple language, describes how Christopher Columbus survived danger on his voyages to the New World.
Publishers Description Find out how explorer Christopher Columbus survived great danger on the high seas on his voyages to the New World. Longer sentences and an expanded vocabulary make this series of 48-page books slightly more challenging: Level 2 is appropriate for children who have started to read but still need help. Information boxes full of background information will stimulate inquisitive minds. These books contain between 700 and 850 words, and they are approximately 70 percent pictures and 30 percent text. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.
Citations And Professional Reviews The Story of Christopher Columbus (DK Reader Level 2: Beginning to Read Alone) by Anita Ganeri has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Ingram Children's Advance - 07/01/2001 page 26
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Studio: DK Publishing
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.02" Width: 5.98" Height: 0.13" Weight: 0.2 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2003
Publisher DK Publishing
Series Eyewitness Readers
ISBN 0789478781 ISBN13 9780789478788 UPC 635517078787
Availability 0 units.
More About Anita Ganeri
Anita Ganeri has won the Geographical Association Silver Award. Born in India, she went to Cambridge University, then worked as an editor before becoming a full-time author of children s information books, specializing in geography and the natural world. Stephen Waterhouse has been illustrating since 1998, creating pictures for books, posters, cards, jigsaws, maps, advent calendars, packaging, and magazines. In 1998 he won the Association of Illustrators Student Section Gold Award."
Anita Ganeri currently resides in Ilkley, West Yorkshire. Anita Ganeri was born in 1961.